What Can Happen When State Higher Education Agencies Tackle Credential Transparency

Institutions of higher education offer education and training that is vital to the economic prosperity of individuals and regions. As states increasingly look for opportunities to improve transparency of the credentials offered by their institutions, state higher education agencies are working to collect and organize credential data about education and training programs for students, job-seekers,

When Funders Call For A Map of Credential Transparency Initiatives, We Should Pay Attention

By Holly Zanville | Strategy Director for the Future of Learning & Work, Lumina Foundation This article originally appeared on Evolllution  Today’s credential marketplace is confusing and chaotic for job seekers, employers and policymakers alike, with hundreds of thousands of credentials available in the U.S. alone, and little data available about most of them. While many initiatives